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August Events That ROC

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 3:00 PM by Visit Rochester Staff

Make the final days of summer memorable when you visit Rochester and the Finger Lakes this August! Check out this list of just some of the special events and activities happening in the area this month. 

Limitless Festivals

Monroe County Fair

August 2-4 | Fair Grounds in Rush, NY 

Polish Arts Festival

August 2 |  St. Stanislaus Kostka Church

Park Ave Summer Art Festival

August 3-4 | Park Avenue

Gateways Music Festival 2019

August 6-11 | Eastman Theatre

Brockport Arts Festival

August 10-11 | Main Street Brockport

Neighborhood of the Arts Block Party

August 11 | Memorial Art Gallery

Flour City Brewers Fest

August 16 |  Rochester Public Market

Roc Women's Fest

August 17 | Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park

Fairport Music Festival

August 23-24 | Village of Fairport

Rochester Summer Soul Music Festival

August 23-24 | Frontier Field

Super City 2019

August 24 | Pop Roc + Other Venues

Limitless Family Fun

A Novel Weekend- Lewis Carroll

August 3-4 | Genesee Country Village & Museum

Railroad Day

August 4 | NY Museum of Transportation

World Lion Day

August 10 | Seneca Park Zoo

Rochester Red Wings Baseball: Milo the Bat Dog Returns

August 10 | Frontier Field

Sunflower Spectacular

August 17-September 8 |  Wickham Farms

Storybook Summer: Wild Things

August 19-23 | The Strong Museum

Rochester International Airshow

August 24-25 | Greater Rochester International Airport

Limitless Entertainment

Party In The Park

August 1 & August 8 |  Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park

Bands On The Bricks

August 2 & August 9 |  Rochester Public Market

Light Up The Night: Summer Laser & Star Shows

August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24, August 31 | Rochester Museum & Science Center's Strasenburgh Planetarium 

Chevy Chase Live With Screening of Caddyshack

August 16 | KODAK Center

Limitless Food & Drink

Midtown Eats

August 1-2 & August 15-16 | Parcel 5

Patio Party

August 1, August 8, August 15, August 22, August 29 | Casa Larga Vineyards

Champagne/Wine and Chocolate Erie Canal Sunset Cruise

August 3-4, August 10 & 11, August 18, August 24-25 | Sam Patch Tour Boat


August 9 | Seneca Park Zoo

Happiest Hour

August 15 | The Strong Museum of Play

Rose Brunch

August 18 | Label 7 Napa Eatery & Bar

There are so many things to see, do, and experience when you visit Rochester this August!  Whatever you choose to do, share your adventures in Rochester with us using #VisitROC!

Author: Visit Rochester Staff

Visit Rochester staff share the inside scoop on Rochester and the Finger Lakes region.